To make it easier to do work on my ski boots, I needed to build a ski boot spreader board. A boot spreader board provides solutions for a couple problems:
- The ski binding attached to the board secures the boot in place while doing work.
- The board provides a way to hold open the boot flaps, which is useful for checking fit and getting equipment in place before executing shell stretches.
A boot spreader board is not always necessary when doing work on your ski boots, but it is nice to have available, and it is easy to build one at home. Here’s how I built and use my boot spreader board: